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2024 Guide to Splash Pads, Pools, and Beaches in Greater Binghamton

Here's where you can find spots to swim and splash to stay cool this summer!

By Kate Fletcher, Macaroni KID Binghamton Publisher May 22, 2024

Summer is here, and there's no better way to cool off than with a swim! Greater Binghamton is home to many swimming spots, including both lakes and pools, and is just a short drive from incredible waterfalls. 

Here's your guide to public pools, beaches, and splash pads for Summer 2024 in Binghamton and beyond!

We have listed the hours that each spot is open, but you'll want to call the provided phone numbers to confirm there aren't any updates due to weather, staffing, water quality, etc. 

BINGHAMTON

🏊‍♀️ Cheri A. Lindsey Memorial Park
1 Truesdell St, Binghamton, NY 13901
June 22 - Sept. 2: 🕐 Northside Pool Open Daily 11:30am–7pm | General Swim Adult Swim (21+) 6pm–7pm
Call 607-772-7202 to confirm
💰 Free
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💦 Columbus Park
38 Carroll St, Binghamton, NY 13901
May 25 - Sept. 4: 🕐 Splash Pad Open Daily 8am-6pm
💰 Free. Activated via button on site.
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🏊‍♀️ Fairview Park 
54 Fairview Ave, Binghamton, NY 13901
June 22 - Sept. 2🕐 Pool Open Daily 11:30am-4pm, 4:30-7pm
Call 607-772-7208 to confirm
💰 Free
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🏊‍♀️ MacArthur Park
1081 Vestal Ave, Binghamton, NY 13903
June 22 - Sept. 2🕐 Pool Open Daily 11:30am-4pm, 4:30-7pm (Closes at 5pm on Thursdays)
Call 607-772-7205 to confirm
💰 Free
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🏊‍♀️ Recreation Park
103 Laurel Avenue, Binghamton, NY 13905
June 22 - Sept. 2: 🕐 Rec Park Pool Open Daily 11:30am-7pm | General Swim Adult Swim (21+) 6pm–7pm
Call 607-722-9166 to confirm
💰 Free
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🏊‍♀️ Webster Street Park
95 Jackson St, Binghamton, NY 13903
June 22 - Sept. 2🕐 Southside Pool Open Daily 11:30am–7pm | General Swim Adult Swim (21+) 6pm–7pm
Call 607-772-7204 to confirm
💰 Free 
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JOHNSON CITY

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💦 CFJ Park
CFJ Blvd, Johnson City, NY 13790
June 29 - Sept. 2: 🕐 Splash Pad Open Daily 12-6pm
Call 607-797-3031 to confirm
💰 Free
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🏊‍♀️ Floral Ave Park
243 Floral Ave, Johnson City, NY 13790
June 29 - Sept. 2: 🕐 Wading Pool Open Daily 12-6pm
Call 607-797-3031 to confirm
💰 Free
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VESTAL

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💦🏊‍♀️ Vestal Memorial Pool & Splash Pad
111 Clayton Ave, Vestal, NY 13850
June 20 - August 31: 🕐 Splash Pad and Pool Open Daily 12-8pm
Call 607-754-33681 to confirm
💰 $1 entry for children under 18 and $2 for adults and senior citizens. Season passes available online.
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💦 Skate Estate Family Fun Center
3401 Vestal Rd, Vestal, NY 13850
Open May 25 - Sept. 2: 🕐 Water Wiz Open Daily at noon
Call 607-797-9000 to confirm
💰 $8 per hour / $5.50 per half hour
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ENDWELL / ENDICOTT

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🏊‍♀️ Highland Park
801 Hooper Road, Endwell, NY 13760
June 29 - Sept. 2: 🕐 Pool Open Daily 1-7pm
Call 607-786-2970 to confirm or Check Town of Union Parks and Recreation Facebook Group
💰 Town of Union Residents: Free for Children 5 & Under | $1/Youth 6-17yrs | $2/Adult | $75 for Family Season Pass | $35 for Individual Season Pass
💰 Non-Residents:$1/Child 5 & Under | $2/Youth 6-17yrs | $4/Adult | $125 for Family Season Pass | $50 for Individual Season Pass
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🏊‍♀️ West Endicott Park 
525 Maple St, Endicott, NY 13760
June 29 - Sept. 2: 🕐 Wading Pool Open Daily 12:30-4:30pm and 5-7pm
Call 607-786-2970 to confirm or Check Town of Union Parks and Recreation Facebook Group
💰 Free
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🏊‍♀️ George W. Johnson Park 
112 Bermond Ave, Endicott, NY 13760
July 8 - Aug. 2: 🕐 Northside Pool Open Mon-Thurs. 12-5:45pm and Fri-Sun 12-7pm 
July 12: 🕐 Northside Pool Open 12-4pm
July 13-14: 🕐 Northside Pool CLOSED
Aug. 3 - Sept. 2: 🕐 Northside Pool Open Daily 12-7pm
Call 607-239-4554 to confirm or check the Village of Endicott's Facebook Page
💰 Kids: 50¢ | Adults: 75¢
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 Binghamton Jellystone Park
600 Boswell Hill Rd, Endicott, NY 13760
May 25 - Sept. 2  Jelly Lake Swimming and Splashtown (Floating Obstacle Course)
Call 607-444-3144 to confirm
💰 Day Passes $25 per person 3+, $10 for ages 55+.
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CHENANGO FORKS

💦⛱ Chenango Valley State Park 
153 State Park Road, Chenango Forks, NY 13746
June 22 - Sept. 2: 🕐 Beach and Splash Pad Open Daily 11am-7pm
Call 607-648-5251 to confirm
💰 $7/vehicle
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CONKLIN

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🏊‍♀️ Schnurbusch Park 
1171 Conklin Rd. Conklin, NY 13748
2024: 🕐 Walter Ayres Municipal Pool CLOSED due to mechanical issues
Call 607-775-4584 to confirm
💰 Conklin Residents: $1/Child (under 18) | $2/Adult
💰 Non-Residents: $3/Child (under 18) | $5/Adult
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LISLE

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Greenwood Park 
153 Greenwood Road, Lisle, NY 13797
May 25 - Sept. 2: 🕐 Sand Beach Open Daily 11am-7:30pm
Call 607-778-2193 to confirm or Check Greenwood Park's Facebook page
💰 Free
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🏊‍♀️ Marie Lynch Memorial Park
2095 River St, Lisle, NY 13797
June 21 - Sept. 2: 🕐 Village of Lisle Pool Hours vary
Check the Lisle Pool Facebook Group
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WHITNEY POINT

Dorchester Park 
5469 State Rte 26, Whitney Point, NY 13862
May 25 - Sept. 2: 🕐 Sand Beach Open Daily 11am-7:30pm *Temporarily CLOSED due to algae bloom
Call 607-778-2193 to confirm or Check Dorchester Park's Facebook page
💰 Free
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HARPURSVILLE

Nathaniel Cole Park 
1674 Colesville Road, Harpursville, NY 13787
May 25 - Sept. 2: 🕐 Sand Beach Open Daily 11am-7:30pm
Call 607-778-2193 to confirm or Check Cole Park's Facebook page
💰 Free ⭐ More Info


DEPOSIT

🏊‍♀️ Deposit Community Pool 
171 Second Street, Deposit, NY 13754
June 29 - Sept. 2: 🕐 Pool Open Daily 12pm-7pm
Call 845-745-6638 to confirm
💰 Free
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OWEGO

🏊‍♀️ Marvin Park 
50 West Main Street, Owego, NY 13827
July 1 - Sept. 2: 🕐 Pool Open Daily 12-8pm | Adult swim 7-8pm
Call 607-687-1101 to confirm
💰 Free
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NICHOLS

🏊‍♀️ Tioga Downs Casino & Resort
2384 W. River Road, Nichols, NY 13812
🕐 Water Slide with Plunge Pool Open Fridays, 4pm-8pm, Saturdays, 12pm-8pm & Sundays, 12pm-5pm
Call 1-888-946-8464 to confirm
💰 Free to the public
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A BIT BEYOND GREATER BINGHAMTON

🏞 Robert H. Treman State Park
105 Enfield Falls Rd. Ithaca, NY 14850
June 22 - Sept. 2: 🕐 Swimming Open Daily 11am-7pm
Call 607-273-3440 to confirm
💰 $9/vehicle
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🏞 Buttermilk Falls State Park
112 E. Buttermilk Falls Rd. (Off Rt. 13 S) Ithaca, NY 14850
June 29-Sept. 2: 🕐 Swimming Open Weekends 11am-7pm and select weekdays when Lifeguard staffing permits
Call 607-273-5761 to confirm
💰 $9/vehicle
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🏞 Taughannock Falls State Park
1740 Taughannock Blvd. Trumansburg, NY 14886
June 28-Sept. 2: 🕐 Swimming Open Daily 11am-7pm
Call 607-387-6739 to confirm
💰 $9/vehicle
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🏞 Fillmore Glen State Park
1686 St. Rte. 38 Moravia, NY 13118
June 21 - Sept. 2: 🕐 Swimming Open Daily 11am-7pm
Call 315-497-0130 to confirm
💰 $8/vehicle
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🏞 Gilbert Lake State Park 
18 CCC Rd, Laurens, NY 13796
June 14 - Sept 2: 🕐 Swimming Open Daily 11am-7pm
Call 607-432-2114 to confirm
💰 $7/vehicle
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Did we miss something? Do you know of a swim spot we should include on this list? Let us know!

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